Marc André ter Stegen wants to fight to be the first choice goalkeeper this season. Claudio Bravo will start the pre-season later due to his performances in the Copa America, where Chile arrived to the final and won it against Argentina. So Ter Stegen has this USA Tour to prove himself.
Ter Stegen was one of the players who attended to the press today and spoke about Barcelona's relationship with rivals Real Madrid and Espanyol: "Well, mathces against Madrid and Espanyol are very intense. Madrid... I don't like them very much. With Espanyol there's a big rivalry because they are from the same city, but there's a lot of respect".
Ter Stegen will defend Barcelona's goal in the first match of the pre-season against LA Galaxy.